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AIMPLAS - Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico | Plastic Technological Centre

Research Center

C/Gustave Eiffel, 4
46980 Paterna V


Sustainable materials: renawable resources, biodegradable and recycled.

Nanomaterials; synthesis and functionalization

Polymer Synthesis: polycondensation, ROP, Radical polymerization, Ionic Polymerization.

Materials with advanced properties; termal and electrical conductivity, fireproof materials, active and Smart materials,

Materials for Additive Manufacturing (AM)

High performance composites

Funtional coatings; self-cleaning, superhydrofobic/superhydrophilic, scratchproof, wear resistance, anti-fouling, anti-icing, barrier properties.

Functional printing

Improvement of the properties of traditional and high performance materials

Improvement of plastic transformation processes (thermoplastics and thermosets)

Development of advanced-curing composites systems

Reduction of contaminants and odours

Recycling and waste management

Analysis & Testing Technical assistance

Training Technical capabilities

Competitive Intelligence and Technology Watch

AIMPLAS - Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico | Plastic Technological Centre

AIMPLAS - Instituto Tecnológico del Plástico | Plastic Technological Centre

Contact Person
Jesús Latorre Zacarés
Head of Department of Project Management
is SME contact

More than 8,500 m2 of facilities with the latest technological advances for R & D activities.
- Analysis and testing laboratories : Packaging Laboratory, Automotive Laboratory, Construction Laboratory
- Pilot Plants: more than 20 pilot plants for different transformation processes of plastics (Thermoplastic plant, Thermostable plant)


- Component/ breadboard / process development & testing
- Pilot line / demonstration line / preseries
- Product validation / certification
- Proof of concept / Lab testing of basic experimental set-up/ Characterisation
- Prototyping (integrated system/ sub-system) development & testing
- Scientific & technological
- Technical Assistance / initial design / Simulation / Feasibility study
-  Specialized training for the Plastic sector.
-  Competitive Intelligence and Technology Watch.

Service for Industry and SMEs